SEKIGUCHIRYU - BATTOUJUTSU 

MARTIAL ARTS OF ELITE SAMURAI

Toshiyasu Yamada 

Born December 25th 1975.


He is the 17th Generation Shihan of the fraction of Sekiguchiryu Battou-Jutsu that concentrates on Battou-Jutsu Rapid drawing methods of the Japanese Sword from its Sheath/Saya.


His Father Yoshitaka Yamada is also Soke of  Shin - Shin Ryu.


Shihan Toshiyasu Yamada is a gifted artist, who is highly skilled at working with wood and drawing.


Yamada Sensei devoted his life to the study, preservation and teaching of Sekiguchi Ryu and is a person who possesses considerable knowledge about Japanese traditions, culture and other Japanese - 

Koryu and modern martial arts: Ju-Jutsu, Kiko, 

Kyusho-Jutsu and full contact Karate.


He knows a lot about medicine and has a true connection with the natural world.


He is one of the few rare Japanese Sword Masters;- who truly and entirely pass on their art and knowledge to non-Japanese people with "honest care and dedication".


Yamada Sensei owns many non-public scrolls teaching about Sekiguchiryu, therefore: he is one of the very few people alive today, who possess a deep insight into this Martial Art system.


His skills are enriched by Kurokawa-Ryu,

He also studies Brazilian Jujutsu once a week, just for fun.


Shihan Yamada Toshiyasu lives in Gifu Prefecture, Japan Sekiguchi Ryu Battou-Jutsu has prospered and been passed on since World War 2.